Article 23 Safety of the visiting team - Safety and Security

UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

Content Type
Technical Regulations
Specific Regulations
Safety and Security
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
15 June 2019

The match organiser must seek the cooperation of the local police to ensure the safety of the visiting team and officials at their hotel and when travelling to and from training and to and from the match.


The match organiser must undertake an appropriate risk assessment in conjunction with police and, whenever police escorts are not to be provided for movements of teams and officials, the reasons should be recorded in this risk assessment and provided to UEFA at the matchday organisational meeting.